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- Isa. 40–55 / Second Isaiah (mid to late 6th c. BCE; Babylonia):
Announces an imminent end to exile with the victory over the Babylonians of the Persian king Cyrus II
Offers consolation, and hope for a new return to the land of Israel
- Lord God's deliverance
- Second Kings 19:3 They told him, "This is what Hezekiah says: This day is a day of distress and rebuke and disgrace, as when children come to the point of birth and there is no strength to deliver them.
- Second Kings 19:2 He sent Eliakim the palace administrator, Shebna the secretary and the leading priests, all wearing sackcloth, to the prophet Isaiah son of Amoz.
- Isaiah 1:1 The vision concerning Judah and Jerusalem that Isaiah son of Amoz saw during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.
- Isaiah 1:3 The ox knows his master, the donkey his owner's manger, but Israel does not know, my people do not understand."
- Isaiah 1:2 Hear, O heavens! Listen, O earth! For the LORD has spoken: "I reared children and brought them up, but they have rebelled against me.